Wellness Made Easy

Wicomico Resources for Youth

Eleven 21 Inc. – EPOCH Dream Center

Phone: 443-783-3683

Executive Director: JoAnn Blackmon – joann@epochdreamcenter.com

Administrative Dir: Elisabeth Murphy – elisabeth@epochdreamcenter.com

Website: www.epochdreamcenter.com

After-school and summer enrichment programs for K-12 youth serving the Hebron community.

Girl Scouts of the Chesapeake Bay

Phone: 1-800-341-4007

Local Director:  Denise Eberspeaker – deberspeaker@cbgsc.org

Website: www.gscb.org

Girl Scouts provides leadership development to girls in grades K-12th. We continue to provide girls with girl-led, girl-only programming in the core areas of STEM, Outdoors, Life Skills, and Entrepreneurship. Additionally, we are emphasizing three areas that are critical to girls’ success right now: supporting girls’ mental health, mitigating learning loss, and helping girls reflect the values of justice and fairness.

One Year to Empowerment

Phone: 443-359-0662

Executive Director:  Dr. Samantha Scott – oneyeartoempowerment@gmail.com

Website: oneyeartoempowerment.org

Mentoring and enrichment program, active primarily during the school year, for middle & high school girls, offering monthly activities, volunteering and more to empower girls and build self-esteem for healthy, balanced lives.

The Salvation Army Lower Eastern Shore

Phone: 410-749-7771

Executive Director:  Capts. Matthew & Christina Trantham – matthew.trantham@uss.salvationarmy.org

Website: https://salvationarmypotomac.org/salisbury/

Youth sports programs, after-school care, and summer camp. Senior citizen social activities and Pickleball Club. Emergency assistance for those in crisis, food pantry, and utility and rental assistance.

Wicomico County Library

Phone: 410-749-3612

Head Administrator: Cheryl Nardiello cheryln@wicomico.org

Website: http://www.wicomicolibraries.org

Provides information services including library materials, free internet access, programs and classes for all ages, and public meeting space. Offers Project READ, an adult literacy program.

Worcester Youth & Family Counseling

Phone: 410-641-4598

Executive Director: Jennifer Leggour  – jleggour@gowoyo.org

Website: www.gowoyo.org

Professional counseling services at subsidized costs for individuals, couples, and families; Court

Appointed Special Advocate; SAGES /SABERS youth program for middle schoolers; Youth Mentoring Program.

YMCA of the Chesapeake

Phone: 410-749-0101

Executive Director:  Deanna Harrell – dharrell@ymcachesapeake.org

Website: www.ymcachesapeake.org

Provides recreation, physical fitness, and wellness programs for all ages. Provides indoor and outdoor swimming, with a warm water pool.  Includes facilities in Salisbury, Pocomoke City, and Cambridge. Provides financial assistance to ensure no one is turned away due to financial circumstances. Offers LiveSTRONG program to support individuals with cancer and Enhance Fitness, a community based senior fitness and arthritis management program to help participants become more active, energized and empowered. 

The Homeless Alliance for the Lower Shore (HALS) Resource Guide

This guide is created by the Homeless Alliance for the Lower Shore (HALS) and serves as a resource guide for Wicomico, Worcester, and Somerset Counties. Please reference and/or print this PDF for updated information as of August 2021.

HALS Resource Guide Aug. 2021